Since January 1947, Coniston Mountain Rescue Team has been providing rescue cover in the area around the Coniston fells, the first ‘official’ mountain rescue team to form in the UK.
If you have an accident in the hills
Dial 999 or 112. Ask for 'Police' then 'Mountain Rescue'. To use the emergencySMS service: Text 999 and send 'Police' + details of incident + location